Archaeological Museum of the Battle of Gergovia

Archaeological Museum of the Battle of Gergovia

Departmental museum

.Located on the Gergovie plateau - a true natural belvedere over Auvergne, this new generation plunges young and old into the Gallic Wars between Vercingetorix and Julius Caesar. It combines archaeological objects and multimedia tools.


From 04/02/2023 to 07/01/2024.
Closed Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.
Closed exceptionally on January 1st and December 25th.


Reduced price: 6 €
Adult: 8 €.

Free entry for children < 6 years.

Means of payment

  • Bank/credit card
  • Check
  • Travellers Cheque
  • Cash


More than a visit, the Archaeological Museum of the Battle of Gergovie offers a lively and interactive journey. The space combines graphics, models, archaeological objects and multimedia with the highlight of an audiovisual room plunging the visitor into the atmosphere of the Battle of Gergovie between Romans and Gauls.
The route also allows you to discover the civilization of oppida arvernes, to discover the archaeological secrets of Gergovie and to understand the natural and geological history of the Plateau and the magnificent landscapes that surround it.

Visit conditions

  • Group visits Unguided group tours available permanently, Guided group tours on request
  • Individual visits unguided individual tours available permanently, guided individual tours on request

Comfort & services

  • Lift
  • Car park
  • Toilets
  • Guided tours


  • History
  • Sciences and technology
  • Famous people
  • Archeological
  • Natural history
  • Geology


  • Departmental museum

Other references

  • Famille Plus
  • Vineyards and Discovery Accreditation
  • Recommended by high heat

Spoken languages

Associated structures

Archaeological Museum of the Battle of Gergovia